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English: solicit invite ask On-Yomi: セイ シン ショウ Kun-Yomi: こ.う う.ける うけ
Bushu (Radical) Info: 言 (ことば) – say
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8 Frequency: #524 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers Common Words and/or Phrases Using this Kanji: Click any individual kanji to view a similar information sheet for it. Click [K] to look up the word's individual character(s) at WWWJDIC. Click [D] to look up the word at WWWJDIC (definition is the same but other useful features exist).
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JLPT N3 Words 請 求 [せいきゅう] (n,vs) claim; demand; application; request [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] JLPT N2 Words 申 請 [しんせい] (n,vs) application; request; petition [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請う [こう] (v5u-s) to ask; to request; to invite [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] JLPT N1 Words 強 請る [ねだる] (v5r) to tease; to coax; to solicit; to demand [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 要 請 [ようせい] (n,vs) claim; demand; request; application [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT 下 請け [したうけ] (n) subcontract [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 招 請 [しょうせい] (n,vs) calling together; invitation [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請ける [うける] (v1) to receive; to accept [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請け 負う [うけおう] (v5u) to contract; to undertake [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請 願 [せいがん] (n) petition [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請 求 権 [せいきゅうけん] (n) claim rights [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請 託 [せいたく] (n) solicitation [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 請 負 [うけおい] (n) contracting; undertaking [ K] [ D] [ Jisho]